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RIM's mobile payment security tech earns Visa approval

Visa has approved Research In Motion's Secure Element Manager technology for Near Field Communications-enabled mobile payments.

Visa's Gajda: NFC will allow mobile payments to hit the mainstream

At the helm of Visa's mobile strategy is industry veteran Bill Gajda, Visa's global head of mobile. Gajda, who has been in the position since 2010, previously served as a chief executive at the GSMA.  FierceMobileContent 's Sandhya Raman recently spoke with Gajda about the future of mobile payments and the importance of NFC.

Visa's V.me digital wallet exits beta, mobile apps due in early 2013

Visa announced its V.me digital wallet has exited beta, touting support from more than 50 financial institutions as well as close to two dozen merchant partners.

Visa's data center with a moat

Visa's new data center, in an undisclosed location "somewhere on the eastern seaboard," is creating quite a stir for its purported fortifications and defenses. The company says the center can hold up

Visa, Orange team on mobile payments for emerging markets

BARCELONA, Spain--France Telecom-Orange is partnering with financial services giant Visa to introduce new payment functionality to Orange Money customers in Africa and the Middle East. Launched in

Visa teams with shopkick for mobile purchase rewards

With the Black Friday shopping frenzy looming, Visa is partnering with mobile retail solutions provider shopkick to offer cardholders rewards points at the point of sale. The shopkick solution awards

Visa mobile payment system to launch in mid-2012

Financial services giant Visa confirms it will launch its Near Field Communications-enabled digital wallet platform in August or September of 2012, allowing consumers to make real-world and online

Visa accelerates chip migration to drive m-payment adoption

Visa revealed plans to ramp up U.S. adoption of dynamic chip authentication technologies in an effort to boost acceptance of Near Field Communications-based mobile payments. The financial services

Isis adds Visa, MasterCard and AmEx to mobile commerce network

Financial services providers Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express are officially joining Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture spearheaded by Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T (

Visa teams with Monitise to launch mobile banking solutions

Visa has signed a new long-term commercial agreement with mobile payment solutions provider Monitise to introduce mobile banking services targeting the credit card giant's U.S. debit and prepaid